Grey Box™ Westringia fruticosa ‘WES04’
- NGIA Plant of the Year 2015
- Perfect native compliment to Ozbreed Aussie Box®
- Extremely compact form
Description: Grey Box™ Westringia provides great colour contrast with grey foliage and white flowers from September – May. Great as a hedge or left unpruned in its natural ball shape. A great drought tolerant alternative to English Box.
Size: 30 – 45cm high x 30 – 45cm wide unpruned; 30cm high x 30cm wide pruned.
Uses: Hedges, borders, containers and mass plantings.
Position: Full sun to light shade. Suits most soil types. Tolerates frost and drought.
Care: Water as required for 8-13 weeks until established. Plant in a well mulched garden (chunky mulch is recommended). If required use slow release fertiliser in spring. Leave unpruned in its tidy natural shape or prune to shape 1-3 times a year after flowering (this depends on your requirements, more frequent pruning will provide a tidier shape).
Where it works: QLD, NSW, ACT, VIC, TAS, SA & WA.
Top Grey Box™ Wholesale Growers
|Alpine Nurseries||DURAL||02 9651 0999|
|Alpine Nurseries||ALSTONVILLE||02 6628 6999|
|Andreasen’s Green Nursery||KEMP’S CREEK||02 9826 1911|
|Bluedale Enterprises||WAUCHOPE||02 6586 0100|
|Botanica/Abulk Nurseries||SILVERDALE||02 4774 2811|
|Diversity Propagation/Kenthurst Nursery||KENTHURST||02 9654 1410|
|Downes Wholesale Nursery||THERESA PARK||02 4651 0999|
|Marian Grove Nursery||MANGROVE MOUNTAIN||02 4374 1257|
|Australian Native Farm Forestry||COBRAM EAST||03 5873 5444|
|Facey’s Nursery||DEVON MEADOWS||03 5996 1466|
|JMK Nursery||WANDIN EAST||03 5964 2971|
|Meyer Nurseries||BLIND BIGHT||03 5998 3762|
|Prestige Plants||WHITTLESEA||03 5786 2036|
|Rodilesa Plants||JUNORTOUN||03 5449 3966|
|Tall Trees Nursery||BALNARRING||03 5983 0166|
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Grey Box™ Westringia crowned Plant of the Year 2015, click here to read more
This website gives general information for the states/regions in Australia. For local information on which plants work in your area contact your local grower. Local grower knowledge is vital, this website is no substitute.
Heights shown on the website are for general gardening conditions. In well maintained gardens, some plants will get taller.